Wilber Wright

Open wide! here comes the air plane!

early life with Wilber

Wilber was born near Millville, Indiana on April, 16 1867. the names his family members were Milton the father, Susan the mother, Orville, and 4 others. Wilber didn't mary nor have any kids. He died on May, 30 1912 in Dayton, Ohio.

Accomplishments of Wilber wright

Wilber is known for inventing the air plane with his brother. He flew the air plane in 1903, on a beach. he invented the air plane to travel and transport goods and cargo.

Important events!

  • 1867, Wilber was born in Indiana.
  • 1893, Wilber and Orville opened the wright cycle shop.
  • 1901, He built the wind tunnel.
  • 1903, Wilbers 1st flight on his air plane lasted 12 seconds.
  • 1906, Wilber received a patent for their flying machine.
  • 1908, Wilber received a government contract for air planes.
  • 1912, he died in Dayton, Ohio.


  • Wilber has 5 brothers.
  • Wilber's father was a bishop in the church of the united bretheren in Christ.
  • Wilber is the oldest out of him and Orville.


The lesson I learned was that if keep trying and learn from your mistakes you can acomplish your disires.